Cora J. Groves, 83, died Wednesday, Dec. 19, 2012, at Southwest Medical Center in Liberal.
She was born May 24, 1929, to Harry C. and Annie E. Lowe Lockas in Liberal.
She married Merle R. Groves Aug. 28, 1949, in Perryton, Texas. He died Oct. 27, 1999.
She graduated from Liberal High School.
She worked at Southwest Daily Times and Williams Shoe Store.
She is survived by one son, Steve Groves and wife, Karia, Liberal; two brothers, Bobby Lockas and wife Carol, Liberal, and Richard Lockas, Liberal; two grandchildren; two nieces; and one nephew.
She was also preceded in death by her parents and two infant sons.
o Funeral services will be 10 a.m. Saturday at Miller Chapel.
Burial will be at Liberal Cemetery.
Friends may call until 7 p.m. today at Miller Mortuary.
Memorials are suggested to Liberal Good Samaritan Center in care of the mortuary.